Kemper is using its highly efficient combined cycle power plant to produce electricity for Mississippi Power's customers in 23 Mississippi counties. The power plant has been supplying electricity since Aug. 9, 2014.
In its first year of operation, Kemper's combined cycle power plant:
- Produced enough electricity to supply one-third of the electricity used by Mississippi Power customers
- Supplied enough electricity to power the energy needs of approximately 250,000 homes
- Generated approximately 3.5 billion kilowatt hours of electricity
- Has plant operations about four times better than the industry average